vim and email?

Robert Ian Smit robian at
Wed Jun 5 07:03:53 PDT 2002

> Thus my questions are:
> Is it a good idea to use vim as a mail-editor?
> Can I still have folders for "incoming" "outgoing" "saved" etc... i.e., with 
> which programms does it work together? Is this difficult to learn/do?
> Can I simply read my e-mails in vim? What else will I still need?

Take a look at mutt ( It was scary for me at first
having come from Win/Eudora. But it is really powerful and I love
it. I use vim to write this message.

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